Athletic Trainer – Manor ISD 6/16

June 16th, 2022

Manor ISD

JOB POSTING

Job Details

Title Posting ID Description

Manor Independent School District Athletic Trainer (5077)

Athletic Trainer

5077

Primary Purpose:

Plan, coordinate, and supervise all components of athletic training program for student athletes. Work under the advice and consent of team physician to carry out activities in the following areas: prevention, evaluation, emergency treatment, physical reconditioning, and rehabilitation of injuries.

Education/Certification:

Bachelor’s degree, valid license from Texas Advisory Board of Athletic Trainers

Special Knowledge/Skills:

Ability to provide injury prevention and rehabilitation services
Ability to instruct and supervise student athletes and assistants Knowledge of therapeutic modalities and ability to treat student athletes Excellent organizational, communication, and interpersonal skills

Ability to provide emergency care Experience:

Two years of experience as an athletic trainer

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

Plan and implement of a comprehensive athletic injury and illness prevention program for student athletes.
Attend practice sessions and athletic contests as assigned by athletic director.
Establish and maintain effective communication with students, parents, medical and paramedical personnel, coaches, and other staff.

Provide physical conditioning training to student athletes.
Fit injured athletes with specialized equipment and oversee its use.
Prepare athletes for games and practices by conducting evaluations and using tape, wraps, splints, braces, and other protective devices as needed.
Identify acute injuries and provide first-aid triage.
Detect and resolve environmental risks to athletes.
Plan and put in place a comprehensive rehabilitation and reconditioning program for injuries and illnesses sustained by student athletes.
Determine therapeutic goals and objectives for individual athletes.
Apply therapeutic modalities and instruct athletes on proper use of exercise equipment. Evaluate and record rehabilitation progress of athletes. Develop criteria for progression and return to competition.
Follow professional, ethical, and legal parameters regarding use of drugs and therapeutic agents for treatment and rehabilitation of injured athletes.
Coordinate the scheduling of athletic physical examinations and screenings.
Select, train, and supervise student assistants.
Compile, maintain, and file all reports, records, and other documents including medical, accident, and treatment records as required.
Maintain an inventory of training supplies and equipment. Requisition additional supplies as needed.
Perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Supervisory Responsibilities:

Supervise the work of students

Shift Type Salary Range Location

Equipment Used:

Exercise equipment and devices including stationary bikes, pulleys, weights, whirlpool, paraffin bath, ultrasound equipment, and cold packs

Working Conditions:
Physical Demands /Mental Demands/ Environmental Factors:
The working conditions described are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions and expectations.

Regularly sit, talk or hear; frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; frequent repetitive hand motions; prolonged use of computer; occasionally lift and/or move up to 10-25 pounds; occasionally required to stand, walk reach with hands and arms; vision abilities include close vision; and color vision, regularly work with frequent interruptions, maintain emotional control under stress; the noise level is usually moderate. The employee may spend long hours in intense concentration which requires attention to detail. There are a number of deadlines associated with this position, which may cause significant stress. The employee must also deal with a wide variety of people on various issues.

Full-Time
$51,913.00 – 73,541 / 187 days / Per Year Senior High School

Apply through the Manor ISD web site.

Applications Accepted
Start Date 06/06/2022

Contact:

Kristin Striemer
Assistant Athletic Director

Head Athletic Trainer

Manor Independent School District

Phone: 512-278-4821

Email: kristin.striemer@manorisd.net

To apply for this job email your details to kristin.striemer@manorisd.net